- December 9, 1960 - February 4, 2015
- Spartanburg, South Carolina
of Dr. Wayne's Passing
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“RIP dear Wayne ! You are missed .Our prayers continue for Diana and the girls
1 of 25 | Posted by: ALFRED & RODICA SAHIAN - SD
“You are missed. You helped so many. We appreciate your concern for others. The seminary in Poland is growing and ministering to those escaping the...Read More »
2 of 25 | Posted by: Tony and Flonnie Shaw - SC
“I just want to Thank Dr.Hyatt for being there for me while he could. May he rest in peace.
3 of 25 | Posted by: Monalia - Spartanburg, SC
“Diane and girls - We just found out about Wayne's passing and wanted to offer special prayers and thoughts as you face this most difficult time in...Read More »
4 of 25 | Posted by: Keith & Tammy Click - Knoxville, TN
“Wayne's Memorial Service was a wonderful tribute to him and our LORD. Continued prayers as you continue to heal. Blessings Tony and Flonnie
5 of 25 | Posted by: Tony and Flonnie Shaw - SC
“Frank, Diane and Girls,
We were saddened to learn of Wayne's passing. We have wonderful memories of Wayne's young years when we lived nearby in...Read More »
6 of 25 | Posted by: Joyce and Floyd Tyler - SC
“Diane & girls, I am so sorry for your loss. Wayne was always such an inspiration to me as I worked with him to care for his dad. May the Lord...Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: Donna Dimsdale - Inman, SC
“Wayne was a good friend to myself and my wife. We sat and talked to him every two weeks. He helped both of us through a lot. Not only with our...Read More »
8 of 25 | Posted by: Robert & Ruth Boyer - Spartanburg, SC
“I am sorry for your loss, Diane. I will be praying for you and your family.
9 of 25 | Posted by: Sudie Gelok - Blacksburg, SC
“I last saw Wayne and his wife our 30 yr reunion. When I think of Wayne as I saw him.then and as I remember him growing up, the word kind and...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: sarah jo hutto bailes
“I met Dr. Wayne in 2010, while suffering from PTSD due to a traumatic accident. Dr. Wayne was not like a therapist, he was more of a caring,...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Joel a. Sprouse - Enoree, SC
“I will always remember the great times we had together while in High School continuing on until just recently communicating via Facebook ... He was a...Read More »
12 of 25 | Posted by: Lee Rives - Campobello, SC
“Diane, I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family.
13 of 25 | Posted by: Andrea Hollar - Moore, SC
“Dear Diane and girls, We are saddened by Wayne's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. He was a blessing to our family as well as many...Read More »
14 of 25 | Posted by: Charlene and David Smith - SC
“We pray that the Lord gives Diane and girls strength and guides them in this difficult time . RIP dear neighbor ,Dr. Wayne Hyatt !
With deepest...Read More »
15 of 25 | Posted by: Alfred and Rodica Sahian - SC
“He was a very special man! We feel blessed to have known him!!
16 of 25 | Posted by: Lorie & Roy White - pacolet
“Our prayers are with you at this difficult time. wayne was such a blessing to the Quinn family when my dad Ronald Quinn passed away. he was such a...Read More »
17 of 25 | Posted by: RHONDA QUINN MABRY - spartanburg, SC
“I am so sorry to hear of Wayne's passing. Wayne is a fraternity brother of mine and I have such fond memories of him. Always fun loving and kind. ...Read More »
18 of 25 | Posted by: Mike Heath - Atlanta, GA
“Diane and family,
We remember all of you in our prayers.
Kirk and Clare Neely
19 of 25 | Posted by: Kirk and Clare Neely - SC
“Thoughst and prayers are with this wonderful family.
20 of 25 | Posted by: Laura Childers
“Diane & family, I was so sorry to hear of Wayne's passing! He was a blessing to so many. I haven't seen him in years, but I remember him so fondly...Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Cindy Mcabee Jones - Little River, SC
“Wayne was a wonderful friend who was always willing to help. I met him through the SOS meeting a little oved 6 years ago. He was a wonderful man that...Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: Sara Evans - Duncan, SC - friend
“You were my first advisor and teacher and gave me much needed confidence when it came to being in the MFT field. Words cannot express how thankful I...Read More »
23 of 25 | Posted by: Ashley Grigsby - Aiken, SC
“Diana And Girls you have my blessings you all are very special to me He was a special call of work from the Lord I have good memories of him here...Read More »
24 of 25 | Posted by: Helen Pedigo - Louisville, KY
“What a joy it was to travel with you to Poland and thank you for introducing me to "Experiencing God" written by Dr. Henry Blackaby piblished by...Read More »
25 of 25 | Posted by: Tony and Flonnie Shaw - SC
Dr. Wayne Frank Hyatt, 54, of Spartanburg, died Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Born December 9, 1960 in Columbia, SC, and reared in Spartanburg, SC, he was the son of Frank Hyatt of Spartanburg, and the late Bobbie Jean Price Hyatt.
Dr. Hyatt a graduate of USC Upstate, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Gardner-Webb University, was a licensed marital and family therapist. He was an adjunct professor of Converse College, former minister to senior adults at Morningside Baptist Church, Chaplain of the city of Spartanburg Police and Fire Departments, facilitator of Survivors of Suicide (SOS) since 2000, an avid hunter and Carolina Gamecock fan.
Survivors include his wife of 26 years, Diane Ketchum Hyatt; daughters, Kaylie Marie Hyatt, Lindy Nicole Hyatt and Shelley Renee Hyatt, all of Spartanburg; and granddaughter, Brooklyn Nicole Hyatt. In addition to his mother, he was predeceased by a sister, Nancy Carol Hyatt.
Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 PM on Saturday, February 7, 2015, at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel, 2075 E. Main St., Spartanburg, SC 29307. Funeral services will be at 4:30 PM on Sunday, February 8, 2015, at Milestones Church, 885 Simuel Rd., Spartanburg, SC 29301, conducted by the Rev. Hub Blankenship, the Rev. Rob Brown, and Chaplain Deborah Eadie.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Out of the Darkness Walk, c/o American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 120 Wall St., 29th Floor, New York, NY 10005 or online at www.afsp.org, or Hyatt Family Education Fund, PO Drawer 1530, Spartanburg, SC 29304.
The family will be at the home.
Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel